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12 Celebrity #TBT Photos You May Have Missed This Week

Mariah Carey back in the ’90s kicks off this week’s #Throwback Thursday.

1. Mariah Carey took us back to her Butterfly era with this shot from the album’s liner notes.

2. While Paul McCartney took us back to 2008, when he hung out with Rihanna at the Brit Awards.

3. Barbra Streisand remembered her friend Donna Summer.

4. Amy Schumer shared this super-cute photo of herself as a toddler.

5. Katie Holmes looked oh-so-late-’90s in her denim overalls shorts.

6. Iman once did a photo shoot looking like a fierce Morticia Addams in the mid-’90s.

7. Rob Lowe, once again, reminded us that he has not aged since the early ’80s.

8. Meanwhile Jared Leto reminded us what he looks like without his long ombre hair.

Too much pressure. #NFTO #tbt

— JaredLeto (@JARED LETO)

9. Elizabeth Berkley paid tribute to her iconic character Nomi Malone in Showgirls.

10. Awesomeness: Soleil Moon Frye celebrated her 12th birthday with Johnny Depp.

11. Gisele Bündchen shared this photo of herself and husband, Tom Brady, on their wedding day.

12. And finally, Alyssa Milano bravely shared this ad — that reminded all of us that she and Jason Bateman once hosted The Ice Capades with Mr. Belevdere.

43 Pictures That Look Just Like Every British Person’s Childhood

We have to go back!

1. There was no better feeling than this. Just ask Hermione.

2. Except, perhaps, getting a question right on this.

3. Getting turkey dinosaurs for school dinner was like winning the lottery.

4. But walking around with one of these on your back for hours was hard to get over.

5. You were SO excited for the launch of a new TV channel.

6. But when it finally came all you could see was this.

7. Eventually you got Sky, but rather than watch TV you just spent your days playing Beehive Bedlam.

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8. This was the first game you ever truly loved.

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9. But you’d often get stuck, which meant watching GamesMaster in the hope that you’d find out a new cheat.

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10. In your day, blue Smarties were actually blue.

11. And you could get Chewits that tasted like ice cream. Though you were never sure if it totally worked.

12. You learnt very quickly that Dec didn’t like it when callers’ answers didn’t rhyme.

13. And as far as you were concerned this pissed all over Friends.

14. You were SO impressed with modern technology such as Videoplus+.

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15. You were never funnier than when reading out a joke from a Penguin wrapper.

16. You’d have swapped ALL your Pogs to get a chance to go on The Crystal Maze.

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Which they definitely need to bring back, by the way.

17. You could watch The Simpsons on BBC Two without any adverts getting in the way.

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18. The moment you’d get home you’d be straight on MSN to flirt (badly) with the person you had a crush on that day.

19. Somehow there was a prime time TV show about snooker. And you LOVED it.

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20. After which you’d flick over to ITV to watch Wolf, who you didn’t know whether to love or hate.

21. Then, of course, there was Anthea Turner and her papier mache Tracy Island. It was meant to look like this…

 

22. But it actually ended up looking more like this.

23. There weren’t many worse feelings than getting stuck in the mud.

24. Except maybe this.

25. Robot Wars was the highlight of your Friday night.

26. And then you could actually watch live music on TV thanks to Top of the Pops. Imagine that!

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27. This was your first (and most enjoyable) experience of smoking.

28. When the teacher asked you to put your chairs on the table you knew the day was over.

When your least favorite teacher tells you to put your chairs on the table before the bell rings

— CaucasianBrent (@Brent)

29. At which point you’d race home to watch the most terrifying man on television.

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30. You’d recreate Knightmare in your living room by putting a bucket over your head.

31. Then go outside for a harmless game of red ass.

32. Playing on the apparatus was the best PE lesson you could have.

33. But if you fell these things were going to do you no good at all.

34. It was all about who had the biggest pile of swaps.

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35. Or who could make the longest sword.

36. Occasionally you’d stay up late enough to watch Eurotrash and probably be scarred for life.

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37. Your destiny was regularly decided by these.

38. Or occasionally a nice game of MASH.

39. There was no doubt about the best snack.

40. And you can’t quite understand why you haven’t played with one of these in 20 years.

41. This decision defined your whole year.

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42. And to this day you occasionally rub a 50 pence piece and make a wish.

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43. But the greatest moment of all, bar none, was being the person who was in charge of putting the hymns on the OHP.

21 Cakes Every ’90s Kid Will Dream About

The ’90s are still delicious.

1. This artful NSYNC cake, which appears to come pre-adorned with body glitter.

2. This cake which is the best/worst ’90s mixtape ever.

3. Here’s a confection for all GameBoy addicts.

4. Of course if you want something more girly, there’s this very pink design.

5. These cupcakes are a reminder of your childhood doodles and how you used to waste time.

6. Bet this Rugrats cake tastes just as good as a Reptar Bar.

7. If you’re going to have this Clueless-themed cake, just make sure people RSVP so you’re not totally buggin’.

8. If you eat this Jumanji cake, all hell breaks loose. JK. You just get full.

9. This Lisa Frank cake is a rainbow-coated miracle.

10. Here’s one for anyone who saw Jurassic Park more than five times in the theater. ::raises hand::

11. If only R.L. Stine had written a Goosebumps called Sleep And You’ll Never Cake-Up.

12. Heroes in a half-shell, treats on mini-cakes.

13. This Lion King cake means no worries for the rest of your birthdays.

14. Pikachuuuuu!

15. Holy moly, this Saved by the Bell cake is truly a work of art. Nothing the gang could have whipped up in home ec class, that’s for sure.

16. Instead of “Happy Birthday,” it’d be better to sing the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme when this cake comes out.

17. A Hungry Hungry Hippos cake for Hungry Hungry Hippos.

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18. Like your Tamagotchis before, this one will likely also get killed.

19. Here’s a cake for any ’90s girl who worshipped the one named Sailor Moon.

20. What a cute idea for cupcakes — use two to depict Toy Story characters.

21. This Seinfeld-themed cake isn’t the most appetizing (does the top taste like soup), but double dipping would probably be welcome.

19 Times Jennifer Lopez Proved She Was The Celeb Having The Most Fun On Instagram

Or 19 times we’re reminded just how incredible it would be to live like J.Lo.

1. The time she took a break from posing on the red carpet at the Golden Globes to take a selfie with Ryan Guzman.

2. The time she wasn’t afraid to go head-to-head with Grumpy Cat on who could take a grumpier selfie.

Obviously Grumpy won. Also, is Ryan Seacrest just drunk in this photo?

3. The time she got a fabulous photobomb from Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux.

4. The time she showed everyone how to take a flawless car selfie.

FTR, she is not driving.

5. The time she put on red lipstick and made her hair crunchy with mousse to pay homage to the ’90s.

6. The time she posted this adorable selfie of herself and her BFF Leah Remini cuddling.

7. The time she had a totally sweet backstage reunion with her Maid in Manhattan co-star, Tyler Posey.

8. The time she literally did a selfie Inception on the set of American Idol.

9. The time she and Beyoncé just looked like the definition of cool partying together.

10. The time she showed us that, yes, being a diva and international celebrity is a dangerous job.

11. The time she let us know that even an international star needs to spend some quality time with her mom.

12. The time she gave us this perfect #TBT of her days as a Fly Girl on In Living Color.

13. The time she reminded us not to be fooled by all the rocks that she’s got…

14. …’cause she’s still “Jenny from the block.”

15. The time she wasn’t too above fangirling when trying to get a photo with Pitbull.

16. The time she gave us a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to look red carpet ready.

17. The time she did what any of us would do if were sitting next to Meryl Streep…

18. …or hanging with First Lady Michelle Obama: TAKE A SELFIE!

19. And finally, the time when she posted this awesome video she made with a Barbie that was made in her likeness.

‘Cause when you’re a fabulous as J.Lo., even Barbie wants to have you as a friend.

14 Lisa Frank-Inspired Manicures Too Beautiful For Words

Attn: ’90s girls who loved dolphins.

1. Is it possible to capture the beauty of a dolphin swimming at sunset on a single nail? YUP.

2. Animal patterns FTW.

3. This has to be the work of a Lisa Frank staffer. There is no other explanation for its beauty.

4. Swirls! Cutouts! OH MY GOD I CAN’T BELIEVE IT.

5. This is a more toned-down version of the Lisa Frank world. And yes, “toned down” always includes glitter.

6. OooooOOooooOOooo fUnKY tEXtUrEs.

7. Just a lil’ hint o’ leopard on the side.

8. If only you learned how to do this years ago, you would have been the most in-demand eighth-grader.

9. A panda accent nail? Don’t mind if I do.

10. Aliens are essential. But this should not be news to you.

11. It’s like every nail is a different fantasy.

12. Here’s an edgier interpretation of Her Royal Highness The Great Lisa Frank.

13. But how? O, teach me your ways.

14. U so fancy.

Amanda Bynes’ “Amanda Please!” Website Is Still Up And Running

Amanda, please!

1. ATTENTION, CITIZENS!

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2. The original Amanda Please! website definitely still exists. It looks exactly the same as it did when “The Amanda Show” ended in 2002.

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It still says you can “Catch Amanda” on Saturdays at 9:30/8:30c. MEMORIES.

3. Upon entering the site, you’ll hear the glorious “The Amanda Show” theme song.

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♫ ‘MANDA, ‘MANDA, ‘MANDA, ‘MANDA, ‘MANDA SHOOOOOW ♫

4. You can still ask Penelope all of your extremely pressing questions.

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After a series of polite directions.

5. And after you send in your questions, you’ll get a “personalized” message from Amanda’s #1 Fan herself.

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How very considerate, please.

6. Don’t forget to flip through Penelope’s collection of “Almost Actual Photos.”

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Which are really high-quality for never actually meeting Amanda.

7. And her Amanda Scrapbook.

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There are pages and pages of archived photos from the show, and they are GEMS.

8. You can even play *most* of the games, like “Words That Rhyme With Amanda.”

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Like “salamander.” Obviously.

9. And experience extreme nostalgia with the strange questions Penelope has answered on the site.

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“What does your nose look like?”

10. Finally, find out more about the girl who was BORN into the Amanda fandom.

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Or “Amandom,” please.

11. You can check out the site for yourself right here.

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12. Penelope thanks you for your attention, please.

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21 Times NSYNC Lyrics Perfectly Captured Life In Your Twenties

♫ You know that you could drink some more, it ain’t no lie. ♫

1. When you see your first “big” paycheck in your bank account.

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2. And then a few days later when you have to spend it on adult things.

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3. When you’re making dinner in the microwave and remember the free food you used to get from your parents.

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4. When you try to save money but your bank account doesn’t reflect it.

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5. When your ex from forever ago tries to slither back into your life.

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6. When things start heating up for you on Tinder.

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7. When you’re asked at work why you stayed in with your dog all weekend.

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8. Whenever you see a loan payment withdrawn from your bank account.

9. When you’re convinced that you’re having the worst day but someone offers you free food.

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10. When you leave a date or job interview and you feel like it could be going somewhere.

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11. When you’re tired AF and the line for coffee is taking forever.

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12. When you’re competing for the perfect apartment but fear someone else will get it.

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13. When you’re at a family gathering and it feels like everyone is throwing shade at your life choices.

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14. When you finally make a friend who completely understands you.

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15. When you finally decide to go out, and someone flirts with the person you’ve been talking to all night.

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16. When your pet is paying more attention to your friend or relative than to you.

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17. When your parents offer to help you with literally anything at all.

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18. When you realize the person you just started seeing isn’t going anywhere in life.

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19. When someone invites you out for their birthday but your bank account looks shameful.

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20. When another friend gets engaged or moves away and you feel like there are less and less people to hang out with.

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21. And when you just take a deep breath and try to figure out adult life.

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You’ve outgrown those frosted tips. Adulthood is yours.

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